Ka-Wa Purdey Lung


Senior Physiotherapist

Organisation Name Wellbeing Physiotherapy/ Disability Service Commission, Perth, WA
Areas of Special Interest

Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD)
Becker muscular dystrophy (BMD)
Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA)
Myotonic muscular dystrophy (MMD)
Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (CMT)
Optimising function and inclusion at school and community
Initial assessment and continuous monitoring
Postural care and equipment prescription e.g. standing frame, wheelchair and walkers
Individual planning
Individual transfer and mobility plan

Adults or Children Adults and Children
Clinic Services Individual assessment, consultation and treatment at clinic, at home, in community
Link clients with specialist at Perth Children's Hospital or Royal Perth Hospital (RPH)
Clinic Contact details

T: (08) 6162 0992

Clinic days/times Thursday and Friday afternoon
Saturday morning
Telehealth consults Available
Transitional Planning – Paediatric to adult services Available


Phone 0423 607 004

Ka-Wa Purdey Lung

is prepared to be contacted by other Health Professionals
Additional Clinical Information

Information for Clinicians
Charcot Marie Tooth – Why feet matter
2017 Standard of Care for Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
Care pathways for people with neurodegenerative and neuromuscular conditions (NSW Agency for Clinical Innovation)
CMT Gene Explorer educational app
Information for Patients
Facts about Spinal Muscular Atrophy
What is Myotonic Dystrophy?
Duchenne and Becker type Muscular Dystrophy
Facts about Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease
Being diagnosed with Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease

European Reference Networks (ERNs)

European Reference Networks (ERNs)
ERNs are networks for clinicians and researchers to share expertise, knowledge and resources, this information may be of use to Australian health professionals and researchers.

For links to online portals that provide information on rare diseases including definitions, causes, treatments, and publications for patients, families and professionals in the field. Please see our conditions page.